Left ear from a composite statue of Amenhotep III

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III


Findspot: Egypt, Karnak, Court of the Cachette

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 7.4 x 3.1 x 3.5 cm (2 15/16 x 1 1/4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

04.1941

Medium or Technique

Obsidian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Well-modeled obsidian left ear from a composite statue of Amenhotep III, with tang for attachment.

Provenance

Karnak, court of the cachette (said to come from). Winter 1903/4: purchased in Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund